It’s ‘user beware’ and any damage would invalidate the maker’s guarantee. What type of film are you planning on scanning? The Plustek is awful and has no automatic film advance, and it certainly doesn’t have a resolution anywhere close to ppi – definitely not recommended. Fast user switching is not supported on either Macintosh or Windows operating systems. Btw, there is not really any compatibility issues with scanners anymore, even though all the desirable scanners were made in years before current PC and mac operating systems, and none of the manufacturers update their software for them any longer. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations.

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And unlike the Nikon products, the allows set and forget workflow for 4 slide batches without an add-on slide feeder. I read that it doesn’t do too well on Kodachrome slides. Or maybe I need to look for the clean Nikon V to skip all of the possible troubles with Minolta scanners? Some of the Ektachrome slides had a reddish cast to them, and some had a bluish cast to them.

Is it a big difference between Minolta Dimage Elite II and Elite 5400 scanners?

The Minolta’s theoretical resolution for dpi is 4. I’ve got a Firewire card in both my desktop and for my laptop.

Should I ever make it back to Montana, I will redo this paragraph with numbers off the actual test slide. The Scanner, Minolta II: No other formats need apply. The II ships with several proprietary scanning applications, which we did test.


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There are also some rather cheap “professional” slides that were purchased in the 60s, 70s, and 80s at various elitr attractions. That makes scans appear potentially even sharper due to the very direct light source.

We don’t know when or if this item will be back in stock. I’m planing to buy a scanner for 35mm film. The scans, at least with my copy of the FS, are incredibly sharp. You can even configure the Quick Scan button to run the Batch utility.

The only other thing I did was a curves adjustment in Photoshop and exported for an example. While they looked good, this one looked better. There were a few negative reviews in terms of jams and software lockups, but most of the reviews said it was problem free. The negative holder has a single latch.

Perhaps the machine had been serviced or adjusted. It’s an opaque piece of glass that goes between the CCFL light source and the film to diffuse the light further.

However, the software sometimes quits with no warning on my Macintosh Dual G5.

Start of scan using batch utility and four slides in SH-M20 holder. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Are Your Prints Too Dark?

: Minolta DiMAGE Scan Elite II 35mm Film and Slide Scanner: Electronics

White LED Power requirements: And correcting each dimension of image quality separately, reprocessing the entire file each time, is not an ideal way to finish scans if you have more than just a few images to adjust and edit. The result is an effortless and dramatic improvement in image quality. The Nikon, Canon, and Minolta all with auto focus need ninolta pre sharpening, but all need a little post sharpening when outputting due to lose of resolution mminolta resizing an image down to your destination size.


Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. What impressed us especially was how easy it was to confuse a dumage negative conversion with a slide capture.

Minolta Dimage Scan Elite announced

This sca a dpi 35mm film scanner and its design works well for microscope slide scanning with a homemade holder, thus avoiding the need for Nikon’s own expensive microscope slide attachment. This is strictly a standard 35mm slide scanner. This was used with the Minolta 35 mm slide film holder shown below right this is supplied with the scanner. To ensure the microscope slide does not move when the holder is closed, two thin strips of compressible foam were laid across as shown right black strips.

The Launcher provides access to all three scanning utilities, defines the Quick Scan button and accesses a fourth application Three scanner software applications are also included: